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Are Peruvian Chickens Cash?

Are Peruvian Chickens Cash?

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) is plagued by a recurrent problem: Many parts of the law tax similar income or assets at different rates. That tendency has created an enormous mess with the tax treatment of pass-through businesses, where certain income from certain taxpayers enjoys a 20 percent individual income tax deduction while similar income from other taxpayers does not.

What Is The Effect On Stocks Of Higher Interest Rates Combined With Higher Oil Prices?

What Is The Effect On Stocks Of Higher Interest Rates Combined With Higher Oil Prices?

It's the Federal Reserve Board that holds the most sway over the direction of interest rates and it's the free markets that determine the price of oil. What kind of pull does one have on the other, to such an extent that they seem to trade in tandem?